Beautiful vampires, voracious werewolves, lusty ghosts, and plain old cold-blooded killers – they’re all here in “In The Midnight Hour: Tales of Erotic Horror and Suspense:”
“The Actor” is the story of one man’s struggle to decide who he wants to be…if he’s willing to pay the price.
In “Three-Day Weekend,” two lovers share a connection that might span not only decades, but lifetimes. But what tragic event is the catalyst for their connection?
She’s beautiful, and he wants her desperately. But when she whispers the words, “I, Desire,” he learns that her hunger for him might not be what he expects.
In “I Miss You,” Oscar yearns to find again the one true love of his life. But due to his terrible headaches, he can’t even remember her name, much less how to contact her. All he remembers is that he met her before he married a woman he can’t stand. How far is Oscar willing to go to escape his miserable life and be with the one he loves again?
After being in his family for generations, old Abraham’s shoe store is going out of business. He hasn’t sold a pair of shoes in a month. But when he hires a young man to help him close his store, he discovers that when it comes to salesmanship, the young “Shoe Clerk” has the magic touch.
Driving on a desolate south Jersey highway in the middle of the night, Curtis is dog-tired. After nodding off and almost running off the road he sees a grisly sight that makes in wonder: Are there wolves in New Jersey? Is there something worse lurking out there in the darkness? Maybe the “Troopers” pulling him over know the answer.
Thanksgiving is a time for families to reunite, to catch up, and to relive pleasant memories. In “Over the River,” Jarvis hadn’t been to his grandmother’s home for his family’s holiday dinner in six years. There’s a memory there that he doesn’t want to relive, a memory that still haunts him.
Carlos’ cousin T.J. is in “Trouble.” Less than two weeks after moving into his new home, T.J. is having an affair with his next door neighbor, a married woman. She says that her husband doesn’t pay attention to her. Maybe her husband has a reason.
For over a decade The Black has been a writer of internet multi-genre fiction. His online stories, which include dozens of short pieces, novellas and serialized fiction like the Insatiable and Passion series and The Hitman Chronicles, have made him a web-wide favorite author. Having traveled and lived around world, he uses his experiences as inspiration for his novels. Originally from the New Jersey Shore, The Black now lives in Virginia, where he is working on many new writing projects.